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Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Lake Bluff, Illinois
Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Lake Bluff, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll12$161,215$56,000$325,000762 bedrooms8$148,235$56,000$325,0001013 bedrooms4$187,175$148,900$219,90026View…
Single Family Homes For Sale in Lake Bluff, Illinois
Single Family Homes For Sale in Lake Bluff, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll67$1,315,876$200,000$9,995,0001402 bedrooms2$394,000$299,000$489,000523 bedrooms16$404,443$224,500$774,9901064…
New Construction Homes For Sale in Highland Park, Illinois
New Construction Homes For Sale in Highland Park, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll7$1,187,143$275,000$2,590,0003130 bedrooms1$275,000$275,000$275,0002483 bedrooms1$699,000$699…
Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Highland Park, Illinois
Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Highland Park, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll39$431,985$49,000$1,999,0001181 bedroom3$137,967$49,000$249,0001892 bedrooms21$382,576$159…
Single Family Homes For Sale in Highland Park, Illinois
Single Family Homes For Sale in Highland Park, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll187$1,130,397$165,000$16,000,0001582 bedrooms8$463,113$165,000$799,000953 bedrooms35$443,006$195…
New Construction Homes For Sale in Northbrook, Illinois
New Construction Homes For Sale in Northbrook, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll26$888,758$495,000$1,990,0001480 bedrooms1$1,000,000$1,000,000$1,000,00072 bedrooms3$495,000$495…
Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Northbrook, Illinois
Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Northbrook, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll82$326,495$75,900$675,0001030 bedrooms1$80,000$80,000$80,0002341 bedroom3$124,470$89,411$145,000222…
The Case-Shiller Index Report for December 2013
The latest Case-Shiller Index* report for December 2013 is out.For the month, market values declined a modest 0.5% from November and currently stand at the November 2002 level.  More importantly, though,…
Single Family Homes For Sale in Northbrook, Illinois
Single Family Homes For Sale in Northbrook, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll165$717,092$120,000$2,950,0001251 bedroom1$299,000$299,000$299,000552 bedrooms10$316,390$195,000$409,0001303…
New Construction Homes For Sale in Kildeer, Illinois
New Construction Homes For Sale in Kildeer, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll7$748,670$299,000$999,900920 bedrooms2$324,450$299,000$349,900693 bedrooms1$889,900$889,900$889,9001874…
Properly Pricing Your Home
Determining the right price for your property is the most critical step in ensuring you get thehighest return in the least amount of time. MLS statistics show that the longer a home is on themarket, the…
Single Family Homes For Sale in Kildeer, Illinois
Single Family Homes For Sale in Kildeer, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll33$831,063$199,000$1,599,0001893 bedrooms3$751,633$569,999$889,9001474 bedrooms16$802,962$199,000$1,499,9001965…
Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Inverness, Illinois
Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Inverness, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll6$353,533$202,500$524,900662 bedrooms3$252,467$202,500$319,900993 bedrooms2$419,450$369,000$469,900434…
Single Family Homes For Sale in Inverness, Illinois
Single Family Homes For Sale in Inverness, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll52$839,769$355,000$2,270,0001173 bedrooms5$535,600$360,000$738,000714 bedrooms24$640,525$355,000$889,0001155…
New Construction Homes For Sale in Riverwoods, Illinois
New Construction Homes For Sale in Riverwoods, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll2$959,500$730,000$1,189,0001294 bedrooms1$730,000$730,000$730,0002575 bedrooms1$1,189,000$1…
More People Moved To USA from UK, Malaysia And Other Countries In 2013
2013 was definitely a big year for the United States economy and one of the benefits of an improving economy in our country is that there were more people who moved to the United States than from the USA…
Single Family Homes For Sale in Riverwoods, Illinois
Single Family Homes For Sale in Riverwoods, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll34$1,083,903$369,000$2,290,0001683 bedrooms4$652,225$369,000$1,199,9001584 bedrooms14$1,004,636$389…
Hassel-Free Homebuying
Perhaps you'd like to take advantage of today's great buyer's market in housing but feel a little intimidated by everything that's involved.   You know the routine: finding the right locale and the right…
New Construction Homes For Sale in Lincolnshire, Illinois
New Construction Homes For Sale in Lincolnshire, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll9$1,015,267$399,000$1,730,0002120 bedrooms1$399,000$399,000$399,0002273 bedrooms1$859,900$859…
Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Lincolnshire, Illinois
Townhomes & Condos For Sale in Lincolnshire, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll13$472,269$199,500$870,0001402 bedrooms9$364,078$199,500$579,000783 bedrooms4$715,700$340,000$870,000278View…
Single Family Homes For Sale in Lincolnshire, Illinois
Single Family Homes For Sale in Lincolnshire, IllinoisCurrently for SaleFor SaleAvg. ListMin.MaxAvg. DaysAll44$644,769$190,000$1,730,0001282 bedrooms3$502,967$190,000$949,9001363 bedrooms9$468,250$349,900$575,0001214…
Wilmot Elementary School,Deerfield, IL
Wilmot Elementary School,Deerfield, ILAbout Wilmot Elementary SchoolWilmot Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 109, and is located at 795 Wilmot Rd in Deerfield, IL. It services homes in De…
Walden Elementary School,Deerfield, IL
Walden Elementary School,Deerfield, ILAbout Walden Elementary SchoolWalden Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 109, and is located at 630 Essex Ct in Deerfield, IL. It services homes in Dee…
A Few Easy Ways to Take the Headache Out of Moving
Moving from one house to another is always a challenge, but it doesn't have to be a nightmare.  Here are some simple tips on how to get it done with minimal stress and strain. · Look at all the alternatives:…
South Park Elementary School,Deerfield, IL
South Park Elementary School,Deerfield, ILAbout South Park Elementary SchoolSouth Park Elementary School is a P-5 school in District 109, and is located at 1421 Hackberry Rd in Deerfield, IL. It services…
EASING YOUR WAY INTO HOMEOWNERSHIP: HOW YOUR REAL ESTATE AGENT CAN HELP YOU QUALIFY FOR A LOW DOWN PAYMENT MORTGAGE
  For many renters, the first step in buying a home is becoming educated about the process.  If you are like many people considering a home purchase, you have spent nights and weekends poring over…
Contemporary Loft for Lease in Downtown LA!
Contemporary Downtown Loft for Lease!Offered for Lease at $2,200/mo.Status: Active / Type: Loft / Baths: 1 Living Area: 800 Square Ft. / Year Built: 2006A gorgeous loft in a great location. Contemporary…
FICO lets the "cat out of the bag" on how your credit score is calculated
Some time ago FICO shared basic information about how a consumer’s FICO score is calculated.The information is presented here in order of importance according to FICO.(Information marked with a * would…
Felida New Construction vs. Washougal New Construction
With inventory in Clark County still pretty low you may be looking for a new construction home. There are some great new developments under way in district, WA, but also a little bit further away in Washougal,…
Meeting Buyer Demands in a Seller's Market: Top Trends for 2014
(BPT)—With many real estate industry watchers predicting 2014 will be a seller's market, you may think you won't need to do much to sell your home this spring. Not so fast—while more buyers are…
HOW TO SPOT A GOOD BUY
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, particularly when it comes to buying a home.  Features that attract one home-buyer may repel another.   However, the one feature of interest to every home-buyer…
What's Your Style? : A Guide to America's Most Common Home Styles
WHAT'S YOUR STYLE? A guide to America's Most common Home Styles Styles of houses vary across the country.  From the New England Cape Cod to the Victorians of San Francisco, the choices are almost endless.…
Cain and Company Awarded at Austin Keller Williams SWMC Awards Ceremony 2014
This Monday, Cain and Company attended the 2014 Keller Williams Awards Ceremony for the Southwest Market Center. The team brought home several different awards. This was the first year for Cain and Company…
What's the First Step to Buying a Home?
The first step in buying a home is becoming educated about the process. If you are like many people considering a home purchase, you've spent nights and weekends poring over your local real estate section.…
21 reasons you need title insurance
1. A fire destroys only the house and improvements. The ground is left. A defective title may take away not only the house but also the land on which it stands. Title insurance protects you (as specified…
2014 Will Be A Great Year For Real Estate!
  I came across an interesting article (as I was busy looking up information online for one of my clients) and it really spoke to me as a realtor and I hope it speaks to you as a buyer/investor.     …
Kipling Elementary School,Deerfield, IL
Kipling Elementary School,Deerfield, ILAbout Kipling Elementary SchoolKipling Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 109, and is located at 700 Kipling Pl in Deerfield, IL. It services homes in…
Deerfield High School,Deerfield, IL
Deerfield High School,Deerfield, ILAbout Deerfield High SchoolDeerfield High School is a 9-12 school in District 113, and is located at 1959 Waukegan Rd in Deerfield, IL. It services homes in Bannockburn…
Just Sold!! 2345 SE 14 ST Pompano Beach, Fl. 33063
Hello everyone!  This property was Just Sold!  I am leaving up the video for a few days Please enjoy my personal tour of this fabulous waterfront home.  It is a few houses from the intracoastal . …
New Homes
New homes, resort life style, located in Delray Beach, FL This home has 5 bedrooms, 6 ½ baths, library, game room, in home fitness, 3- car garage, with over 6,000 sq ft of living space, starting at $1,500,000 The…
Real Estate Corner....Right Home @ the Right Price
Real Estate Corner…   Q.  What should I do to find the right home at the right price?   A.   A tip that will help you get the home you want is to be financially prepared before you start house…
Charles J Caruso Middle School, Deerfield, IL
Charles J Caruso Middle School, Deerfield, ILAbout Charles J Caruso Middle SchoolCharles J Caruso Middle School is a 6-8 school in District 109, and is located at 1801 Montgomery Rd in Deerfield, IL.…
Alan B Shepard Middle School,Deerfield, IL
Alan B Shepard Middle School,Deerfield, ILAbout Alan B Shepard Middle SchoolAlan B Shepard Middle School is a 6-8 school in District 109, and is located at 440 Grove Ave in Deerfield, IL. It services homes…
Lake Bluff Middle School, Lake Bluff, IL
Lake Bluff Middle School, Lake Bluff, ILAbout Lake Bluff Middle SchoolLake Bluff Middle School is a 6-8 school in District 65, and is located at 31 E Sheridan Pl in Lake Bluff, IL. It services homes in Lake…
Lake Bluff Elementary School,Lake Bluff, IL
Lake Bluff Elementary School,Lake Bluff, ILAbout Lake Bluff Elementary SchoolLake Bluff Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 65, and is located at 350 W Washington Ave in Lake Bluff, IL. It services…
Wayne Thomas Elementary School, Highland Park, IL
Wayne Thomas Elementary School, Highland Park, ILAbout Wayne Thomas Elementary SchoolWayne Thomas Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 112, and is located at 2939 Summit Ave in Highland Park,…
A Great Deal Just got Better! HWCC -$420,000
1 Open Parkway N., Hawthorn Woods.Don’t miss this one!See more at: http://bit.ly/1d18WI5.Wondering what your home is worth? Click the link for your free market snapshot: http://bit.ly/1fVR2uA.
6016 Chariton Ave New Ladera Fixer $499,000.00
Just Listed: 6016 Chariton Ave, L.A. 90056 Major Fixer - New Ladera Heights Asking $499,000.00 Gail MercedesCole (310) 853-9933 Direct Line                              …
Snapshot view of the Somerville NJ Real Estate Market
Total number of homes available for sale in Somerville NJ: 31 Average List Price of those 31 homes in Somerville, NJ: $289,739 with an average of 3.4 Bedrooms, 1.8 Full Baths, 0.5 Half Baths and a 0.8…
Snapshot view of the Bridgewater NJ Real Estate Market
Total number of homes available for sale in Bridgewater NJ: 126 Average List Price of those 126 homes in Bridgewater, NJ: $514,688 with an average of 3.4 Bedrooms, 2.2 Full Baths, 0.7 Half Baths and a…
Snapshot view of the Branchburg NJ Real Estate Market
Total number of homes available for sale in Branchburg NJ: 59 Average List Price of those 59 homes in Branchburg, NJ: $405,908 with an average of 3.1 Bedrooms, 2.1 Full Baths, 0.6 Half Baths and a 1.3…
Mortgage Alternative Program
Financially ready to buy a home? Have you had a short sale, foreclosure or BK recently and you can't find financing? Agents. Have you had someone fall out of escrow recently? How would you like more leads?…
De-Clutter Your Home w/ Free Storage Solutions for the Seller or Buyer
De-clutter and stage the home!The Liberty Moving and Storage Stage-A-Way Program tm is a removal and storage service designed to meet the needs sellers in helping them create a more visually appealing…
De-Clutter Your Home W/Free Storage Solutions for the Seller or Buyer
De-clutter and stage the home!The Liberty Moving and Storage Stage-A-Way Program tm is a removal and storage service designed to meet the needs sellers in helping them create a more visually appealing…
Val Vista Lakes 4 Bedroom Homes - Bedroom Homes Val Vista Lakes
Val Vista Lakes 4 Bedroom Homes - Bedroom Homes Val Vista LakesVal Vista Lakes 4 Bedroom Homes is superb living at its finest!  This beautiful lake community in the north part of Gilbert, Arizona is…
What Does 'Find Your Place' Even Mean?
When searching for a new house, topping most people’s list of requirements are the number of bedrooms, number and configuration of bathrooms, square footage, yard size—characteristics that are easy…
Coming to America!
The United States experienced an influx of people from international locations in 2013, with more household goods moves made to the U.S in 2013 than moves from the U.S., according to the International…
What Does 'Find Your Place' Even Mean?
When searching for a new house, topping most people’s list of requirements are the number of bedrooms, number and configuration of bathrooms, square footage, yard size—characteristics that are easy…
Fixed Mortgage Rates Tick Up
Fixed Mortgage Rates Tick UpFreddie Mac recently released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates up slightly for the second week in a row."Mortgage…
What is the appraiser looking at?
Most people are surprised to learn what appraisers actually look at when determining the value of a real estate property. A common misconception homeowners generally have is that the value of their home…
Red Oak Elementary School,Highland Park, IL
Red Oak Elementary School,Highland Park, ILAbout Red Oak Elementary SchoolRed Oak Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 112, and is located at 530 Red Oak Ln in Highland Park, IL. It services homes…
Ravinia Elementary School,Highland Park, IL
Ravinia Elementary School,Highland Park, ILAbout Ravinia Elementary SchoolRavinia Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 112, and is located at 763 Dean Ave in Highland Park, IL. It services homes…
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I CAN HELP !If you have any  questions about Real Estate in  New Kent,King William, Hanover, Charles City or King & Queen , please email me at ahomeforyou@verizon.net  or call me at the number listed…
Question, Question....Who can help?
    I can!If you have any  questions about Real Estate in  New Kent,King William, Hanover, Charles City or King & Queen , please email me at ahomeforyou@verizon.net  or call me at the number…
Tax Reform Proposal Bad For Home Owners
Tax reform is on the horizon but probably won't be implemented for this year.  The proposal, which was three years in the making, negatively impacts home owners since it places limits on the mortgage…
If you have Real Estate Questions........
If you have any  questions about Real Estate in  New Kent,King William, Hanover, Charles City or King & Queen , please email me at ahomeforyou@verizon.net  or call me at the number listed below.…
Libertyville 100 Years
Looking at Libertyville 100 Years Agohttp://libertyville.suntimes.com/news/history-LIB-02272014:article
Introducing Silverton Secure
From the office of Shandy KingSilverton Mortgage Senior Mortgage ConsultantNMLS 220240 GA Residential Licensee #25913(678)578-4863A Competitive Option That Goes Head-to-Head With Cash Offers!(And destroys…
Questions about Real Estate
If you have any  questions about Real Estate in  New Kent,King William, Hanover, Charles City or King & Queen , please email me at ahomeforyou@verizon.net  or call me at the number listed below.…
Homes for Sale in Chico, Ca
The Real Estate Market in Chico, California is showing signs of Spring fever hitting our market earlier than usual.In a normal market where there are ample properties for buyers to choose from you might…
NHF Access - New Down Payment Assistance Program - Arizona
Down Payment Assistance Program in Arizona - NHF AccessThe NHF Access Program is a program in Az where home buyers can finance the majority of their down payment on an FHA loan.  Typically a borrower…
Understanding Delayed Financing
What is Delayed Financing?When a borrower purchases a property with all cash they have the ability to recoup their funds immediately after closing.When Can I Get Delayed Financing?Delayed financing is…
Last Week's Economic News in Review
While cold winter weather continues to assail much of the country, last week saw some sunnier economic headlines as real estate and jobs performed better, and new data pointed to growing economic strength. Existing…
Western Skies Bank Owned Homes - Bank Owned Homes Western Skies
Western Skies Bank Owned Homes - Bank Owned Homes Western SkiesWestern Skies Bank Owned Homes can get you a high quality home at a low price!  This premiere golf community, at Western Skies, will satisfy…
Anna Maria Island & Bradenton Open Houses
Anna Maria Island & Bradenton Open Houses -  Here are 5 homes we will have on our Anna Maria Island & Bradenton open house tour Friday February 28th, Saturday March 1st and Sunday March 2nd,…
Tips For Buying California Real Estate Sold By An Estate In Probate or Trust
If you’re considering buying California real estate sold by an estate in probate or trust, or you are a broker or agent working with such a buyer, this article will provide a few helpful tips that could…
U.S. House postpones vote on flood insurance bill
Have you heard the latest update about the Flood Insurance Bill? Leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives postponed a bill to roll back flood insurance rate increases that had been scheduled for a…
Martis Camp Featured Listing: Custom Home 576
Martis Camp is Lake Tahoe’s premier luxury gated golf course community that is centrally located in historic Truckee, California in the Martis Valley,  just minutes from the pristine shores of Lake…
Wondering how to get your finances in order for your next home purchase?
Few people can buy a home for cash. According to the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), about 9 out of 10 buyers need to finance their purchase. This means that virtually all buyers require a loan.…
‘Boomerang’ buyers get another chance at ownership
Did you lose your home through a Short Sale or Foreclosure? Did you know that there are programs available so you can purchase a home again? http://bit.ly/1fuacux 
Birmingham Listing Agent Responsibilities
                                         A Listing Agent is a person who acts as a go between with sellers and buyers of real estate/real property and attempts to find sellers who…
$5000.00 free downpayment money on a new home
That is right there is a program out starting March 1st called the Welcome Home Program which gives any buyer not currently owning a home FREE $5000.00 towards your downpayment on a new home. Now this…
How Much should you borrower for a home loan?
How Much Money Should You Borrow?While it might be tempting to borrow whatever amount of money your lender is willing to give you, it's important to think carefully about how much you'll actually need…
Should I ask My Realtor Which Bank to Go to For My Loan?
Of course you can ask your realtor which banks or mortgage companies they recommend.  Thing is realtors work with mortgage companies and banks all the time they know which banks and which mortgage companies…
The Back Country Skiing is going to be great on Mount Shasta.
 Thurday Febuary 27 11 AM  Yes its still dumping rain in town and as of 8 am we had 2 feet of fresh snow at 7000 feet and more above lets hope it keeps coming. Heading up for some fresh back country…
New Listings from Marc White : February 27, 2014
Today's NEW Property listings in the High Country of North Carolina – From Marc White… If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call or email me anytime. Click on the link below to open…
6 Cool Things From The 2014 Kitchen and Bath Show
6 COOL THINGS FROM THE 2014 KITCHEN AND BATH SHOW6 Cool Things From The 2014 Kitchen and Bath ShowThousands of new kitchen and bath products, ideas and technology advances compete to grab the spotlight…
Luxury Broker Open House
Join us for a broker open house on March 11, 2014 from 11am-1pm at this wonderful Sun City Anthem luxury residence.
Chico Market Trends
We have seen a steady increase in listing price over this past year. If you are considering  buying a home you can still find deals on a house in Chico, but having a good real estate agent who understands…
SNEAKY PLACES TO HIDE YOUR VALUABLES
6 Sneaky Places To Hide Your ValuablesTo make sure that you, your family and your valuables stay safe, The Family Handyman came up with six simple places to hide valuables from all but the smartest, most…
Case Shiller Price Index Shows That It’s A Buyers Market
Two major indicators of home price trends showed a slowing momentum for home prices in December. The S&P Case Shiller 10 and 20 city indices reported that of 20 cities tracked, home prices were lower…
Homeowner Tax Tips For Your Best Return: First In A Series
Homeowner Tax Tips For Your Best ReturnFirst in a four-part seriesIf you're among the taxpayers who itemize your deductions on Schedule A of Form 1040, you can include the interest you paid on your home…
Redmond Home for Sale | Union Hill | Dafna Shalev
$749,000 - 23501 NE Union Hill Rd, Redmond   Bedrooms:3   Bathrooms:2.5   Sq. Footage:3,200   Year Built:1991   Garage Spaces:3   Type:Residential   MLS® Number:598101OFFERED BY:PROPERTY…
Check out this Amazing Property on a Secluded Cul-De-Sac!
3870 Lodestar Dr Lake Havasu City, AZ 86404LAKE HAVASU LOCATION! Amazing forever panoramic view of the LAKE and MOUNTAINS on a secluded CUL DE SAC, Heated pool and spa. This home will take your breath…
Top 10 Things first-time home buyers need to know
Start with Your Credit Score? Get a copy of their credit report and review it for any mistakes. Your mortgage company will pull your credit, but it helps if you know before you start the process. There…
Seven Ways You Avoid Costly Mistakes - Part Three
In my last two blogs, I told you about several laws I follow as an Expert Advisor to help you avoid costly mistakes in the home buying process. So far I have reviewed the laws of Expertise and Smart Buying…
Spring Clean for the Selling Season!
Are you planning to sell your home this spring or summer? There are some things you can do to make your house more appealing to a buyer and make it easier for you to move into your new home as well.If…
Great Price on Bella Vista Condo!
27 Estes Dr, Bella Vista What a great price on this1504 sq. ft condo in Bella Vista!  Listed at less than $38.00 per square foot, this 3 bedroom/2 bath condo provides for lots of natural light,…
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